Email SMS This Cite

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Dora Watkins and Thomas Watkins

Author:
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Date:
1869-11-11
Description:
Theodore Roosevelt enjoyed Switzerland and Scotland. He describes a carriage ride from Geneva to Chamonix. They ascended a mountain on mules to visit the Mer de Glace, a glacier on Mont Blanc. Roosevelt has been collecting stamps from the countries he has visited.
Subject:
Family vacations, Travel, Carriages and carts, Mules--Transportation, Glaciers, Stamp collecting, France--Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Switzerland--Geneva, Scotland
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
Electronic copy sponsored by the Theodore Roosevelt Center at Dickinson State University. For reproduction or publication permission, contact the Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library. See the Theodore Roosevelt Digital Library Terms of Use for further copyright information.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o287352
More Like This
  • Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Dora Watkins Theodore Roosevelt requests that Dora and Thomas Watkins answer his letter. He would like Watkins to send some sweet...
  • Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Thomas Watkins Theodore Roosevelt is sorry that Thomas Watkins did not accompany Dora Watkins on her visit. Roosevelt has been fe...
  • Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Dora Watkins Theodore Roosevelt is pleased that his mouse is doing well and would like to hear more about him in the next letter....
  • Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Dora Watkins Governor Roosevelt offers his condolences after hearing of Thomas Watkins's death.
  • Theodore Roosevelt Signed, formal portrait of President Roosevelt that was sent to Dora Watkins.